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Application Document Checklist and Application Timeline

All of these processes and documents must be completed in order to be considered for EOP and HEOP.

  • Cornell standard admissions process   
  • Common Application with the Cornell Supplement
  • EOP/HEOP eligibility questionnaire  
    • Submit completed copies of you FAFSA SAR and TAP Confirmation email at the end of the questionnaire to EOP/HEOP (**see details below)
  • Transfer Student Verification Form (if student is an EOP, HEOP, SEEK or Discovery Center student at another institution)
  • Upload financial documents through the IDOC process (see application process page for First Year or Transfer for more details)


    **If you are submitting a document that is email, for example your TAP notification, please convert the email message to a PDF. You can follow these easy steps:
  • Open the message (In Gmail, double click the message to open it)
  • Click the printer icon in the upper right corner.
  • There should be a pop up box that opens. Look for Select Printer or Destination.
  • You should see Adobe PDF.
  • Choose Adobe PDF.
  • Click print.
  • You should see another window open with the message as a PDF.
  • Save document as a PDF.
  • Upload the PDF.

Application Timeline

Early Decision: November 1, Regular Decision: January 2, Financial Aid: February 15, Matriculate: May 1

Early Decision: November 1, Regular Decision: January 2, Financial Aid: February 15, Matriculate: May 1